Mykonos, Santorini, Olympia, Delphi & Kalambaka
11 nights / 12 days
Day 1 - Arrive Athens
On arrival in Athens, you will be met and transferred to your hotel. In the evening you may enjoy optional Athens by Night tour. Overnight in Athens.
Day 2 – Athens
Visit all of the famous Athens sites on a City Tour (on SIC BASIS) including the Temple of Olympian Zeus, Hadrian’s Arch and the famous Acropolis. Overnight in Athens.
Day 3 – Athens – Olympia
Leave by the coastal road to the Corinth Canal (short stop). Drive on and visit the Theatre of Epidauros, famous for its remarkable acoustics. Then proceed to the town of Nauplion (short photo stop), drive on to Mycenae and visit the Archaeological Site and the Tomb of Agamemnon. Then depart for Olympia through Central Peloponnese and the towns of Tripolis and Megalopolis. Overnight in Olympia, the cradle of the Olympic Games.
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 4 - Delphi
In the morning visit the Archaeological Site with the Sanctuary of Olympian Zeus, the Ancient Stadium and the Archaeological Museum. Then drive on through the plains of Eliad and Achaia until the magnificent bridge which is crossing the Corinthian Bay from Rion to Antirion. Pass by the picturesque towns of Nafpactos (Lepanto) and Itea, arrive in Delphi. Overnight
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 5 - Kalambaka
In the morning visit the Archaeological Site and the Museum. Depart for Kalambaka, a small town stated at the foot of the astonishing complex of Meteora, gigantic rocks. Overnight.
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 6 Kalambaka – Athens
Visit Meteora, among striking scenery, perched on top of huge rocks which seem to be suspended in mid-air, stand ageless Monasteries, where you can see exquisite specimens of Byzantine art. Return to Athens via Trikala, Lamia, Thermopylae (short stop to see across the road the Leonida's Monument). Arrive in Athens early in the evening.
Day 7- Athens – Mykonos
This morning, transfer to Piraeus pier for your ferry to Mykonos. The rest of the day is yours to explore the most famous of the Cycladic Islands. Overnight in Mykonos.
Day 8– Mykonos
The day is at leisure as you enjoy all Mykonos has to offer, from beautiful sandy beaches to archaeological wonders to the extravagant nightlife! Overnight in Mykonos.
Day 9- Mykonos – Santorini
Board a high-speed ferry for the stunning volcanic island of Santorini. Regarded by many as the most spectacular Greek island, Santorini boasts ancient rock formations, raw lava-layered cliffs, and beautiful black sand beaches. Overnight in Santorini.
Day 10 Santorini – Volcano & hot springs boat tour
In the morning, you will be picked up from a designated pick up point and taken to Athinios port in order to take the traditional boat. The first stop is to the islet of Nea Kameni where you’ll have the opportunity to climb to the crater (1 ½ hour). Next the boat stops to Palaia Kameni for a short swim to the Hot Springs, which are considered to have healing powers (30 minutes). Afterwards head to Thirassia island, where you have 2 hours free to explore the island, swim or have lunch. Finally, the boat sails along the coast and ends up to the port of Athinios. Overnight in Santorini.
Day 11 Santorini - Athens
This morning, transfer by ferry to Athens. Upon arrival, check into your hotel. The rest of the day is free. Overnight in Athens.
Day 12 - Depart Athens
Today, you will be transferred to the airport for your flight back home.
*****Tour Ends with Sweet Memories*****
Tour Price valid: (01 Apr – 31 Oct 2014)
- 11 nights(02nts Athens – 01nt Olympia – 01nt Delphi – 01nt Kalambaka – 01nt Athens - 02 nts Mykonos – 02nts Santorini – 01nt Athens)Accommodation including breakfast and taxes
- Dinner at Olympia, Delphi & Kalambaka
- Return Airport transfers by private MERCEDES TAXI in Athens.
- Return port transfers in Athens on pvt basis
- Return Port transfers on the islands on SIC basis
- All other transfer and Sightseeing as mentioned in the itinerary on seat in coach basis.
- Services of English speaking guide during tours and sightseeing on SIC BASIS
- All local taxes applicable
- Economy Class Normal Ferry ticket from Athens –Mykonos-Santorini-Athens
- Economy class Speed ferry ticket from Mykonos to Santorini
-GST 3.09% (Government Tax)
-Airfare /Railway Fare/ Visa
-Any up gradation in airline class or hotel room category
-All Tips – Guide, Driver & Restaurants
-Entrance fees of all sightseeing places to be visited from inside
-Porter age (Coolie charges), laundry, telephone charges, shopping, wines & alcoholic beverages, mineral water (unless specified), items of personal nature and food and drink which is not part of set group menu.
-Any extra cost incurred on behalf of any individual due to illness, accident , hospitalization or any personal emergency
-Any services or activity charges other than those included in Itinerary
-Anything specifically not mention in the tour price inclusions column
-Above rates are not applicable for meetings, conference / seminar and banquet groups
-Above rates are not valid during eve & public holidays, event, exhibitions and conventions. Surcharge apply during those period
-Unstated surcharge above is subject to further advice by the hotel
-FULL cancellation charge will be imposed if:
a) No - SHOW on arrival
b) CANCELLATION MADE less then Seven (07) days prior to arrival
c) CANCELLATION MADE after booking reconfirmed
d) Above rate subject to change or cancel with or without prior notice towards fluctuation of Exchange rate
e) Confirmation for all bookings subject to availability at time of booking
f) Standard check-in time : 1500hrs check-out time : 1200hrs. Any request for early c/in or late c/out subject to hotel availability
g) Additional EUR 15.00 per pax per way for any car usage for transfer between 2300-0730 hrs